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Monday, November 20, 2006

War, politics, arts, and fornication

What you didn't read in the NYT's About Vietnam's APEC Meeting

The physical and diplomatic encirclement of Israel nears completion

Know your friends: Voting no on the measure: the United States, Israel, Australia, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru and Palau

UK 7/7 Bombing Suspect's Anonymity Protected

Imagine, 16-miles of files: A Sacred Task

A hero for our times: A tribute to Captain Jeff Tosczylowski, the Green Beret killed in Iraq throws $100K party for friends in Vegas

The CIA Rendition Controversy: Is Khaled Al-Masri Lying?

The Man They Loved to Hate (Rumsfeld and "Old" Europe)

Politics
Left and Right Coast Liberal Papers Ignore John Edwards PlayStation 3 Wal-Mart Story

Yet another reason why I've been trying to cancel my NYT subscription (so far with no success): Contrasting NY Times Obit Headlines: Galbraith vs. Friedman. As a former economics major, I assure you Galbraith was simply a theorist, but Friedman was not just an economist. Friedman's philosphy of freedom transcended economics.

Don Surber posts about Gettysburg: 143 years ago today

ACLU Fights Library Internet Filtering... Again

When Your're A Lemon, Declare Yourself Lemonade

Arts
Bert Prelusky hated Borat, but he liked The Illusionist. Don't miss Casino Royale, Burt. 'Casino Royale' a Safe Bet for Marketers -and for moviegoers.

Dr. Joe's music site, and it opens with something I play. Right now I'm listening to a little Bach piece that always cheers me up.

In other news
Location, location: Careful Where You Choose to Fornicate

Al "Weather God" Gore goes to Australia, thus provoking a blizzard (read the comments). (h/t Dr. Sanity)

Mary Matalin Calls Election 'Last Gasp of Liberals'. Her husband fears for his life.

Coming soon to a bookshelf near you? Notes from Ferdy - The If-I-Did-It Book Series

Update
Russia Gets it Wrong

Special thanks to Maria and Larwyn.

2 Comments:

At 6:44 PM, Blogger "JL" Jeffery Leland said...

Hey,

I enjoy reading a few blogs every day and today was your day. Interesting take on things are always found in every blog. I'm always researching to find out what the world is thinking. Good stuff and very entertaining as well.

Keep it up.

JL glass
www.jlglass.com
Minneapolis, MN

 
At 10:01 PM, Blogger Fausta said...

Thank you Jeffery, and please visit often.

 

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